Walking in Wisdom: True Faith That Works
Pastor Cedar Bibiolata • NorthsideHBC • Sermon • • 186 views • 40:19
Review: God knows our inadequacies; therefore, we are exhorted to ask NOT for a solution to our problems, NOT for the removal of trials, BUT to ask for wisdom IN the midst of trials. This emphasizes our need to be dependent upon God on a moment to moment basis, and the provision of wisdom by our God…
Ritch Grimes • Chinook Alliance Church • Sermon • • 14 views • 34:31
You can listen to the message here or watch it on our YouTube channel, https://youtu.be/nVD3-oHZsnc. This is the third message in our series entitled, Practical Faith. This series is an in-depth study of the Letter of James. In this message, James give us a second response that believers are to have toward the many trials that they are bound to face in this life. This sermon is based on James 1:5-8.
God makes very clear through His word that our faith isn't faith at all UNLESS it is proven through faith. We are not saved by our works, but rather, our works prove our salvation. Faith is necessarily linked to works. This matters because our testimony of Jesus transforming us is only valid if it can be seen by how we live. The more we exercise our faith, the stronger it becomes. And the stronger our faith is, the more we put on display the transformational power of Jesus.